Compositions are kept secret until the announcement of results. Finalists will be notified via e-mail until 2 November.

The finals will take place in Camp Babel, Balatonboglár, between 16-18. November.

(14. Szabadság street, Balatonboglár 8630)

The finalist groups’ members have to be the same as the ones on the recordings. Artists have to perform their 3 compositions for the jury along with 3 other songs as part of a maximum 45-minute-long set.

The jury

  • Matti Austen (NLD) – Amersfoort Jazz Festival
  • Mariam Makharadze (RUS) – Usabda Jazz Festival
  • Ülker Uncu (TUR) – Jazz Holliday Festival
  • Gábor Kollmann (HUN) – Liszt Ferenc Academy Of Music, Budapest Jazz Orchestra
  • Tibor Márkus (HUN) - Bartók Music Secondary School
  • Tamás Berki (HUN) - Máté Péter Prize awarded jazz musician, componist

The organizers provide for the finalists

  • travel expenses (in Hungary)
  • accommodation for 2 nights (16-17. November)
  • full-board for 3 days